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Karis Neighbour Scheme: Social Prescribing Link Worker

Job Advert – Social Prescribing Link Worker

37.5 hours per week

Working in Ladywood and Edgbaston, Birmingham

 

Salary:  £28,888  

 

Karis Neighbour Scheme (KNS) is seeking to appoint a new role as Social Prescribing Link Worker

 

Social prescribing empowers people to take control of their health and wellbeing. Social prescribing link workers give people time to focus on ‘what matters to me’ and take a holistic approach to an individual’s health and wellbeing.

The role will involve providing personalised support to individuals, their families and carers to help them take control of their health and wellbeing through co-producing a simple personalised care and support plan.  The worker will refer, signpost and introduce individuals to appropriate activities, groups and services or other health professionals as appropriate.

KNS is a small and responsive charity, working with volunteers to run various community projects. The projects aim to provide emotional, practical, befriending and advocacy support in a variety of different ways.

For a full Job Description, Person Specification and an application form please use these links

 

Job Description:                  https://shorturl.at/UANDr

Person Specification:        https://shorturl.at/9NRXF

Application form:               https://shorturl.at/GWA0d

 

or you can contact  admin@karisneighbourscheme.org

 

Deadline for Applications: Sunday 23rd June 2024

Details

Location: Ladywood and Edgbaston (Birmingham) Salary: £28,888 Posted: 3rd June 2024 Closing date: 23rd June 2024 Email: admin@karisneighbourscheme.org